Weather warning issued in Aiken County

AIKEN -- The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Aiken County until 3:45 p.m.

Doppler radar indicates a severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess of 60 mph is moving northeast at 30 mph near Aiken.

Reports of large hail, damaging winds or flooding can be made to area police or the National Weather Service in West Columbia toll free at 1-800775-7199.

As of 3 p.m., there already were reports coming in of some downed trees and power lines in Aiken.



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